Tishwash:  The Iraqi Trade Bank decides to adopt the dinar “only” in its electronic financial transactions

The Iraqi Trade Bank decided, on Wednesday, to adopt the dinar currency only in all ATMs and electronic financial services.

The media advisor to the bank, Aqil Al-Shuwaili, said, “In support of the Iraqi national currency by adopting it in financial transactions inside Iraq and not using the dollar currency, and in implementation of the decision of the Council of Ministers and the directives of the Central Bank of Iraq, it was decided that the cash currency approved in all ATMs of the Iraqi Trade Bank be in the currency of dinars only.

Al-Shuwaili added, in an interview with the official news agency, that “it was decided to cancel the dollar currency from ATMs, and also to adopt the national currency in all electronic financial services.”  link

Tishwash:  must be nice  hahaha what about all the other workers

In the document.. Oil grants a reward of 100,000 dinars to all company employees on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr

Today, Wednesday, the Deputy Council of Ministers for Energy Affairs, Hayan Abdel-Ghani, announced his agreement to grant a reward of 100,000 to employees of oil companies.

According to a document issued by the ministry, “Oil Minister Hayan Abdul-Ghani agreed on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr to grant an amount of 100,000 dinars to all employees of the oil sector, disbursed from the account of bonuses or social services.”

And she explained that “the reward includes workers in all our oil formations on permanent staffing / daily wage contracts. Workers (attributed) from the formations cover to the center of the ministry from his original department. As for the forgotten ones from the center of the ministry to the point formations, it is disbursed from the beneficiary, including those who enjoy maternity leave.”

She pointed out that “the graduates did not include more than 6 months of the academic leave, the accompanying leave, the four- and five-month leave.” link


CandyKisses:  The Minister of Finance directs the Accounting Department to continue working hours for Friday and Saturday

Baghdad – Nas

The Minister of Finance, Taif Sami, on Wednesday, directed the continuation of working hours in the Accounting Department for Friday and Saturday to complete the procedures for financing the salaries of employees.

The ministry’s media office said in a statement received by NAS (April 12, 2023), that “Minister of Finance Taif Sami Mohammed directed the continuation of official working hours in the Accounting Department next Friday and Saturday, for the purpose of completing all procedures for financing salaries for ministries, unrelated entities and governorates before the blessed Eid Al-Fitr holiday.”


CandyKisses:  Member of Parliamentary Finance confirms that there is no fear of the financial deficit in the state budget for the year 2023

Baghdad / NINA / – A member of the Parliamentary Finance Committee, Jamal Cougar, affirmed that there is no fear of the financial deficit in the state budget for the year 2023.

Cougar said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA): “The financial deficit in the state budget for the year 2023 will be covered from the existing financial surplus, which is around 30 trillion dinars, and the approval of the budget in the fifth month means that the previous 5 months are not counted from the year, and therefore the government cannot spend the entire budget during the remainder of the fiscal year, so there will be a rounded amount of money to the next year, up to 20 trillion dinars, to be returned to the government.

He made it clear that there is no fear of a financial deficit in the salaries of employees and retirees, because it is fully insured in the 2023 budget


CandyKisses:  Iraq and Iran discuss bilateral relations and ways to enhance them in a way that serves the interests of the two peoples

Baghdad / NINA / – The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Administrative and Technical Affairs, Abdul Rahman Al-Husseini, met with the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Baghdad, Muhammad Kadhem Al Sadiq.

A statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that the two sides discussed bilateral relations, and ways to enhance them in a way that serves the interests of the two friendly peoples.

The Undersecretary expressed the Iraqi government’s satisfaction with the agreement reached between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the restoration of relations between the two countries. They also discussed developments on the regional and international levels.

The two sides exchanged visions and ideas about the crises that the countries of the region are exposed to, and the need to undertake peaceful solutions, in a way that lays the foundations for stability and achieves security.

For his part, the Iranian Ambassador expressed his gratitude and thanks to Iraq for the constructive role it played and for hosting the talks of the two sides in Baghdad during the past period.


Mot:  …. LOL — Noppers… I Ain’t Heard it Before!! ~~~~